AVG Anti-Virus FREE Edition is the well-known anti-virus protection tool. AVG Anti-Virus FREE is available free-of-charge to home users for the life of the product! Rapid virus database updates are available for the lifetime of the product, thereby providing the high-level of detection capability that millions of users around the world trust to protect their computers. AVG Anti-Virus FREE is easy-to-use and will not slow your system down (low system resource requirements).
New features in version 2013:
- Improved scanning using enhanced scanning algorithms for faster scanning.
- Refined threshold for browser memory consumption.
- Boot accelerator optimizes time needed for boot up.
- Fresh and new user interface for easier navigation and better user experience.
- AVG 2013 is fully compatible with Windows 8.
Fixes & improvements:
- Core: Detection of CVE-2012-0151 vulnerability.
- Setup: Fixed issue with setup failing on corrupted AVG installation files.
- Setup: Driver uninstallation was fixed to work properly on corrupted driver as well.
- Setup: Setup now includes a new dialog to opt for Toolbar and Search provider.
- Setup: During AVG uninstallation you can opt to keep browsing protection installed (Toolbar, Secure Search, and LinkScanner).